Republic of the Philippines Cordillera Administrative Region Province of Abra MUNICIPALITY OF BOLINEY OFFICE OF THE SANGGUNIANG BAYAN ORDINANCE

NO. Series of 2013 AN ORDINANCE IMPOSING CURFEW HOURS FOR MINORS FROM 8:00 PM TO 5:00 AM AND PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR VIOLATION THEREOF Sponsored by: Committee on Public Order and Safety Hon. Dominador I. Sianen Hon. Dumlao D. Balao-as Hon. Beny S. Luis WHEREAS, the rise on cases of juvenile delinquency has contributed considerably to the deterioration of the peace and order situation in this municipality; WHEREAS, this dire situation, which greatly disturbs our community elders and greatly alarms the Municipal Government, demands immediate remedy; WHEREAS, to protect the interest and welfare of our youth, this Sanggunian body strongly believes that, an authoritative imposition to keep them indoors and out of trouble during the unholy hour appears urgent and highly in order. NOW THEREFORE, on motion of Hon. Dominador I. Sianen, with the unanimous accord of the members of the Sangguniang Bayan present; BE IT ENACTED, by the Sangguniang Bayan of the Municipality of Boliney, Abra in session assembled, that: SECTION 1. Title. This ordinance shall be known as the “ Curfew Ordinance for Minors of the Municipality of Boliney, Abra ”. SECTION 2. Objective. This municipal ordinance aims to curb juvenile delinquency in the Municipality of Boliney to ensure the well being of the youth. SECTION 3. Definition of Terms. When used in this municipal ordinance, the following terms shall mean, apply and be construed as follows. a. Minors - refer to persons below eighteen (18) years old, whether male or female. b. Parents - refer to the biological father or mother of the minor and / or his or her foster father or mother. c. Guardian - refers to a person who takes care of a minor under his or her custody. d. Council of Elders – duly recognized community elders (lallakay) in their respective barangays. SECTION 4. Imposition. A curfew is hereby imposed from 8:00 P.M. to 5:00 A.M. against minors within the territorial jurisdiction of this municipality. SECTION 5. Scope and Coverage. This imposition shall apply to all people below eighteen (18) years old, whether resident or non-resident of this municipality. SECTION 6. Enforced Regulation. All minors are enjoined strict compliance of the curfew hour prescribed in Section 4 hereof, under which, they shall stay home or indoors during

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who shall then inform the Council of Elders. e. and e. Implementing Rules. Town Fiesta. Suspension on the Enforcement of the Curfew Hour. and a fine of FIFTY PESOS (P 50. address. a stern warning from the Council of Elders. admonish and reprimand him or her with the presence of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development Officer (MSWDO) or his or her authorized representative. d. Imposed hereunder are penalties against minors found violating this Municipal Ordinance: a. the curfew hour is automatically restored immediately after the staging of such affair/s or celebration/s. name of parents and date and time of apprehension. bring the minor to a holding center for appropriate booking.summon to parents. secure and register in the official logbook his or her full name. The Council of Elders shall summon the minor and his / her parents to appear before them. In the company of one of his or her parents. Abra Page 2 of 4 .the curfew hour. SECTION 7. During emergency errands for the family. b. Minors are exempted from the curfew hour if and when he or she is: a. b. The local police force and all Punong Barangay of the different barangays of this municipality.00) with two (2) hours community service under the supervision of the Punong Barangay or his authorized representative. SECTION 11. Exemption. In the company of his or her legal guardian. After which. Holy Week. Christmas season from December 15 to January 6. d. The Council of Elders shall inform the offending minor on the nature of his or her offense. including the latter’s authorized agents like barangay kagawads and tanods are hereby deputized and authorized to carry out the purposes of this municipal ordinance. Elected SK officials performing emergency and related official function SECTION 8. sex. age. c. Minors found violating the curfew hour imposed in Section 4 hereof on three (3) or more occasions. The apprehending officer or authority shall report the matter to the Punong Barangay. and f. FIRST OFFENSE . shall be committed to the MSWDO for custody and counseling. Deputized agents mentioned in the preceding section hereof shall exercise prudence and courtesy in apprehending minors found violating the penal provisions of this Municipal Ordinance and shall perform the following tasks: a. minor was not able to reach his or her residence within the prescribed curfew hour. Provided. escort the minor to his usual residence and release the custody of the minor to his or her parents or legal guardian. Penal Provisions. SECTION 9. On such other date or dates staging special occasion/s through public proclamations. SECOND OFFENSE – summon to parents and a reprimand from the Council of Elders with a fine of ONE HUNDRED (P 100. c. Inside a motor vehicle. which is in transit. c. Upon apprehension in violation of Section 4 hereof. however. Barangay Fiesta in barangay where such affair or celebration is held. d. b. Deputization. The curfew hour is deemed suspended on the following occasions: a. SECTION 10. When for justifiable reasons. otherwise. they shall be apprehended under pain of penalty as provided herein. b.00) PESOS or four (4) hours of Curfew Ordinance for Minors of the Municipality of Boliney. date of birth.

DUMLAO D. If for any reason. Any ordinance. Separability Clause. DOMINADOR I.00) PESOS or eight (8) hours of community service under the supervision of the Punong Barangay or his authorized representative. SIANEN Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. CARRIED AND APPROVED. THIRD AND SUBSEQUENT OFFENSES – summon to parents. Accrual of Fines. such judgment shall not affect or impair the remaining provisions. MANUEL JAMES S. reprimand from the Council of Elders and referral of minors and parents to the MSWDO for appropriate counseling with a fine of TWO HUNDRED (P 200. Repealing Clause. This Ordinance shall take effect on January 01. ARNOLD L. TIMMANGEN Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. 2014. c. BENY S. any provision. The share of the municipality on the fine collected shall be held in trust by the municipality. LUIS Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. BAYLON Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. STIMSON Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. sections or parts hereof which shall remain and continue to be in full force and effect. SECTION 15.community service under the supervision of the Punong Barangay or his authorized representative. AGSALLONG Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. SECTION 16. Sixty percent (60%) of the imposed fines shall accrue to the municipality. LUMAWIG Sangguniang Bayan Member HON. GASPEL JOHN AGSALLONG SK Federation President Ex-officio Member Curfew Ordinance for Minors of the Municipality of Boliney. Abra Page 3 of 4 . HERNAND B. GENEROSO L. rules and regulations or parts thereof which are inconsistent or in conflict with any of the provisions of this ordinance are hereby repealed or modified accordingly. SECTION 14. HAILEY M. Voting on the foregoing ordinance are as follows: HON. The same shall be appropriated by the Sangguniang Bayan only for activities that will redound to the benefit of the community. section or any part of this ordinance is declared invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction or suspended or revoked by the Sangguniang Bayan. Use of Fines Collected. SECTION 12. forty percent (40%) shall accrue to the apprehending authority. SECTION 13. GERRY BOY M. ENACTED . Effectivity Clause. BAYLON President – Liga ng mga Barangay Ex-officio Member NEGATIVE ABSENT : : NONE HON. BALAO-AS Sangguniang Bayan Member HON.

Abra Page 4 of 4 . QUERICO S. Municipal Mayor Date signed: Curfew Ordinance for Minors of the Municipality of Boliney. ERNEST LINDLEY L. ATON Secretary to the Sanggunian ATTESTED AND CERTIFIED TO BE DULY ADOPTED: HON. STIMSON Municipal Vice Mayor APPROVED: HON. I hereby certify to the correctness of the above quoted ordinance. SR. BALAO-AS. BENIDO L.Pursuant to Section 469 of the Local Government Code of 1991.